Indian Premier League 2020, Match 5, Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians: In Pics
Mumbai Indians wrap-up 49-run win despite late fireworks from Pat Cummins
It was only a rapid-fire 33 off 11 deliveries from Pat Cummins that was anything of notice in KKR’s otherwise dismal scorecard.
With their defeat already being a foregone conclusion, the Australian hit four sixes of Bumrah’s final over to somewhat tarnish his magnificent spell.
Rahul Chahar dismissed Shivam Mavi on the very last delivery to complete a comprehensive victory.
Bumrah dismissed Eoin Morgan and Andre Russel in one over
Pollard picks his first IPL wicket since 2015
Rahul Chahar dismisses Karthik
Skipper Karthik rebuilds KKR's innings
Boult provides MI with the early breakthrough
Mumbai Indians finish their innings at 195/5
Hardik Pandya gets dismissed hit-wicket!
Rohit leads from the front with a brilliant knock of 80
Rohit Sharma led from the front with his brilliant 80 (off 54 balls; 4x3, 6x6). Fellow opener Quinton de Kock was dismissed early in just the second over by Shivam Mavi but Rohit secured one end and later wen about his business in emphatic fashion.
He reached another milestone by completing 200 sixes in the IPL.
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Rohit Sharma-Suryakumar Yadav engage in brilliant partnership
The duo counter-attacked after the early loss of De Kock. Rohit and Suryakumar Yadav (47 off 28 balls; 4x6, 6x1) showed tremendous intent and laid the groundwork for a big total. The duo knitted a 90-run stand, especially targeting their spearhead Pat Cummins – sending across their message.
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Shivam Mavi provides early breakthrough for KKR
Mumbai Indians playing XI
Kolkata Knight Riders playing XI
Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and opted to bowl first. KKR lineup for their opening clash of IPL 2020. The Knight Riders fans were over the moon as all their favorite stars took to the ground. Coming into the match there were some concers about Andre Russell's knee which had flared up in the recent CPL. (Image credits: Twitter/@IPL)